Send your kid to Harvard:
4 ways to get there

...or whatever his dream school is. By salting away money now and being realistic about financial aid, you can do it.
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Most expensive colleges
Institution 200607 tuition
George Washington $37,820
University of Richmond $36,550
Sarah Lawrence $36,088
Kenyon $36,050
Vassar $36,030
Bucknell $36,002
Bennington $35,250
Columbia U. $35,166
Wesleyan $35,144
Trinity College $35,130
Source: The Chronicle of Higher Education
1. Start now
The total annual cost for an ivy league education is projected to top $86,000 in 2017, and a public school could well cost more than $35,000. So the sooner you get going, the more choices you'll have later. If you can put aside only $150 a month, do that much. You can boost the amount as your salary grows.

Key stat: 41% of parents plan to pay the full bill for their kids.

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Most stock quote data provided by BATS. Market indices are shown in real time, except for the DJIA, which is delayed by two minutes. All times are ET. Disclaimer. Morningstar: © 2018 Morningstar, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Factset: FactSet Research Systems Inc. 2018. All rights reserved. Chicago Mercantile Association: Certain market data is the property of Chicago Mercantile Exchange Inc. and its licensors. All rights reserved. Dow Jones: The Dow Jones branded indices are proprietary to and are calculated, distributed and marketed by DJI Opco, a subsidiary of S&P Dow Jones Indices LLC and have been licensed for use to S&P Opco, LLC and CNN. Standard & Poor's and S&P are registered trademarks of Standard & Poor's Financial Services LLC and Dow Jones is a registered trademark of Dow Jones Trademark Holdings LLC. All content of the Dow Jones branded indices © S&P Dow Jones Indices LLC 2018 and/or its affiliates.